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  • It’s The End Of The Wort As We Know It by Dogfish Head

    It’s The End Of The Wort As We Know It by Dogfish Head

    When society collapses and the survivors of the great cataclysm go underground, it’s likely that beer will not be a top priority for some time, at least until we can figure out how long we have to stay underground and how we’re going to go about repopulating the Earth. BUT, should we decide to keep […]

  • ‘Animaniacs’ Reboot is Coming to Hulu

    ‘Animaniacs’ Reboot is Coming to Hulu

    At this point it probably goes without saying that Animaniacs, the quintessential 90s cartoon, is coming back. But since you’re here, we might as well get into some specifics: It’s coming to Hulu (NOT Netflix, like you probably would have guessed), Steven Spielberg will serve as executive producer just like he did on the original series, […]

  • ‘Harry Potter: A History of Magic’ Coming to the New York Historical Society

    ‘Harry Potter: A History of Magic’ Coming to the New York Historical Society

    After lighting up wands at the British Museum an exhibition all about the Harry Potter franchise and its connection to the folkloric history of magic is coming to the New York Historical Society. It’s called Harry Potter: A History of Magic, and it’s joined by a companion book entitled Harry Potter: A Journey Through a History of Magic (good luck keeping […]

  • ‘Truth or Dare': Upcoming Blumhouse Horror Film (Trailer)

    ‘Truth or Dare': Upcoming Blumhouse Horror Film (Trailer)

    Film studio Blumhouse is apparently developing a real name for itself among general audiences. Over the past couple years they had two distinctive thriller hits with M. Night Shyamalan’s Split in 2016 and Jordan Peele’s Get Out, and now an upcoming horror film entitled Truth or Dare is billed in the new trailer for the movie as “Blumhouse’s Truth or Dare.” Aside […]

  • ‘Portlandia’ Season 8 Trailer from IFC (Video)

    ‘Portlandia’ Season 8 Trailer from IFC (Video)

    2018, among its numerous untold horrors, also brings us the last, final, and ultimate season of the Carrie Brownstein and Fred Armisen’s IFC sketch comedy series Portlandia. To promote the event, IFC has released a trailer for Portlandia Season 8, and it promises fans a satisfactory goodbye to all their favorite recurring characters. That includes the Portlandia goths, feminist bookstoristas Toni […]

  • Nissan Brain to Vehicle Technology (Video)

    Nissan Brain to Vehicle Technology (Video)

    For this year’s CES event, Nissan has purportedly developed technology that would seem like science fiction not too long ago. At some point it will probably be called “CogniDrive” or something snazzy like that, but for now it just goes by the moniker of Nissan Brain to Vehicle Technology.  Nissan Brain to Vehicle Technology, as the […]

  • ‘Slender Man': Upcoming Horror Film Based on Online Lore (Trailer)

    ‘Slender Man': Upcoming Horror Film Based on Online Lore (Trailer)

    I make my living mostly on the internet, but I cheerfully admit I’m not quite Online enough to know what the deal is with Slenderman, the internet monster that has been linked to brainwashing teens into committing violent acts over the last several years. But I also admit that in the case of Slender Man, an […]

  • ‘Game of Thrones’ Stamps from the Royal Mail

    ‘Game of Thrones’ Stamps from the Royal Mail

    Bad news for ignorant Americans who assume that life in the UK is exactly like Game of Thrones: The Royal Mail has released a new collection of Game of Thrones stamps that will likely make clearing up that misconception even more difficult – after all, look at the people and entities they have on stamps over there: Jon […]

  • Bowie Book Club: Read 100 of David Bowie’s Favorite Books

    Bowie Book Club: Read 100 of David Bowie’s Favorite Books

    Duncan Jones is a film director with a couple pretty good movies to his name and almost certainly many more to come, but he’s also not neglecting his most important role in our culture: David Bowie’s son. He recently took to Twitter to start a new project called the Bowie Book Club, which will allow you […]